RE: [PPLetterpress] Re: Rollers
- Theo Rehak has Victor Hammer's press and might know what rollers he used.
One thing I do know is that he used ingenious roller bearers that could be
lifted out of the form after inking each impression without disturbing the
From: PPLetterpress@yahoogroups.com [mailto:PPLetterpress@yahoogroups.com]On
Behalf Of Gerald Lange
Sent: Saturday, May 14, 2005 4:14 AM
Subject: [PPLetterpress] Re: Rollers
More importantly, what ink did he use? Best hand presswork I've ever seen.
--- In PPLetterpress@yahoogroups.com, alex brooks <alexbrooks@U...> wrote:
> re: victor hammer's rollers
> I'm not sure, but I'd say that victor used rubber rollers because all
> the hand rollers at the King Library press are rubber.
> although, hand inking on a washington press would minimize the negative
> qualities of composition rollers
> i'll try to find a more definitive answer
> > I'd kind of
> > like to know what Victor Hammer used myself. Likely composition.
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